App of the Day picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed by Common Sense Education, which helps educators find the best ed-tech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly.
Summary: Well-rounded, hands-on intro to filmmaking
Pros: The Storyboard tool is a total pleasure to play around with, giving kids tons of control over their final product.
Cons: Some of the resources are very Australia-specific, which makes sense, but may not be that compelling for international kids.
Bottom Line: Generator is chock-full of useful advice and hands-on activities that give kids a realistic (and really fun!) overview of the filmmaking process.
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